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In Depth With Graham Bensinger

Sports & Recreation Podcasts

Graham Bensinger travels the world for extended interviews and exclusive access to some of the biggest names in sports and entertainment. The podcast version of the globally-syndicated TV show is the only platform to get the full interview, including stories cut from the TV show due to time constraints.

Graham Bensinger travels the world for extended interviews and exclusive access to some of the biggest names in sports and entertainment. The podcast version of the globally-syndicated TV show is the only platform to get the full interview, including stories cut from the TV show due to time constraints.

Location:

United States

Description:

Graham Bensinger travels the world for extended interviews and exclusive access to some of the biggest names in sports and entertainment. The podcast version of the globally-syndicated TV show is the only platform to get the full interview, including stories cut from the TV show due to time constraints.

Language:

English


Episodes

Forward Progress with Charles Barkley: Misguided Anger

8/4/2022
This week’s motivational moment comes from NBA legend Charles Barkley. The basketball analyst recalls an incident that made him recognize his mistakes and refocus his energy into a positive way.

Duration:00:03:40

Prince Albert II of Monaco

8/1/2022
Prince Albert II of Monaco talks with Graham about his time as an Olympic bobsledder, his principality’s environmental efforts and memories of his late mother, Princess Grace.

Forward Progress with Brett Favre: Honoring my “tough love” father

7/28/2022
In this week’s “Forward Progress” clip, Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre remembers tough love from his dad and the pressure to play well the night after he died.

Duration:00:07:12

Lewis Hamilton: 7-time Formula One Champion

7/25/2022
Racing legend, Lewis Hamilton, opens up about his scrappy start in the sport, his father’s dedication to his success and the racism he encountered on and off the track. The 7-time Formula 1 champ also talks with Graham about fashion and his famous rivalry with Nico Rosberg.

Duration:00:49:47

Forward Progress with Kelsey Grammer: Homeless to household name

7/21/2022
In this week’s inspirational clip, actor Kelsey Grammer shares how he made ends meet before hitting it big, which included balancing two jobs and sometimes sleeping in the park. The award-winner also describes the financial lessons he learned from that time and the moment he realized he had to quit working if he was going to make it as an actor.

Duration:00:05:29

Gary Player: World Golf Hall of Famer

7/18/2022
Graham sits down with Gary Player in Travelers Rest, South Carolina. The golf legend and nine-time major champion discusses his tough childhood, notable moments with Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer and posing nude for ESPN Magazine. He also remembers apartheid in his native South Africa, the criticism he faced and his friendship with Nelson Mandela. Originally recorded in 2014.

Duration:01:01:20

Forward Progress with Jack Nicklaus: Competition and pressure are why I loved golf

7/14/2022
This week’s positive message comes from one of the greatest golfers of all time, Jack Nicklaus. The Golden Bear reflects on what motivated him on - and off - the golf course.

Duration:00:06:11

Dan Whitney: Larry the Cable Guy

7/11/2022
Dan Whitney - more widely known as his popular character, Larry the Cable Guy, chats with Graham about joke writing, the joy of being ‘Mater in the Cars franchise and how he got his big break. The author and comedian also shares his passion for philanthropy and the Get Er Done Foundation.

Duration:01:06:30

Forward Progress with Dana White: From Three Letters to a Global Symbol

7/7/2022
UFC President Dana White reflects on the early challenges of building a brand and the perseverance he needed to bring the UFC to the global level.

Duration:00:05:03

Billie Jean King: Tennis Icon & Gender Equality Advocate

7/4/2022
Billie Jean King’s triumph against Bobby Riggs at their historic Battle of the Sexes match in 1973 not only elevated the 39-time Grand slam champ to icon status, but also reinforced the mission of the newly passed Title IX.

Duration:00:29:31

Forward Progress with Kevin Love: Being present and finding balance

6/30/2022
NBA Star Kevin Love opens up about his struggles with mental health and reflects on the importance of setting goals, being present and finding balance in life.

Duration:00:03:15

Richard Petty: “The King” of NASCAR

6/28/2022
NASCAR legend, Richard Petty, regales Graham with tales of an unconventional childhood as the son of a moonshiner, tobacco farmer and race car driver and reflects on the highs and lows of his own history-making career.

Duration:00:50:33

Forward Progress with Jake Paul: Making the decision to not give up

6/23/2022
This week’s motivational moment comes from influencer-turned-boxer Jake Paul. The YouTube star reflects on the grueling demand for content creation and how he overcame suicidal thoughts associated with the pressure.

Duration:00:07:50

Doug Ellin: Entourage Creator/Writer

6/20/2022
In this 2015 interview with Doug Ellin, the creator and writer of Entourage opens up about his desperate career dry spells and the overwhelming success of the show. Plus, Graham gets the inside scoop on celebrity cameos and Ellin’s favorite moments.

Duration:00:48:48

Dennis Rodman on perseverance, perspective

6/16/2022
In this week’s Forward Progress podcast, Basketball Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman reflects on his partying ways and explains how his perspective on life matured over the years.

Duration:00:04:39

Arthur Blank - Atlanta Falcons Owner & Co-Founder of Home Depot

6/13/2022
This week: Graham sits down with self-made billionaire, Arthur Blank. Co-Founder of the Home Depot, Blank discusses the management principles that built the hugely successful company- as well as his painful departure from it. Now owner of the Atlanta Falcons, Blank also shares his thoughts on defining moments from his time thus far with the NFL team - from Michael Vick’s conviction to Coach Bobby Petrino’s bizarre betrayal.

Duration:00:48:27

Forward Progress with Tom Hanks: The trial and error of parenting

6/9/2022
This week’s Forward Progress podcast features Tom Hanks. The Academy Award-winning actor and father of four discusses his parenting strategies, including how he tried to shield his kids from the public eye when they were young and how he helped them (but not too much) in their acting pursuits.

Duration:00:04:35

Jesse Ventura: Former WWE wrestler & Minnesota governor

6/6/2022
We revisit Graham’s 2015 chat with Jesse Ventura. The former WWE wrestler and governor of Minnesota emotionally remembers spending a day with Muhammad Ali, explains his falling out with Hulk Hogan and discusses his time in office – which included a trip to Cuba to meet with the late Fidel Castro. Plus, Ventura reflects on Navy SEAL training and his role in the movie Predator.

Duration:01:02:37

Forward Progress with Novak Djokovic: Finding inspiration from my rivals

6/2/2022
In this week’s motivational podcast, 20-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic discusses what he has learned from Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. He also reveals a trick that he uses to help him focus when playing against his two rivals.

Duration:00:05:50

Niki Lauda: Formula 1 legend & aviation entrepreneur

5/30/2022
A revisit to Graham's 2017 interview with the late Niki Lauda, whose racing career was the basis for the feature film, Rush. During their chat in Vienna, Austria, the three-time Formula 1 champion reflected on the fiery wreck that nearly claimed his life, shared stories from his rivalry with James Hunt and explained how he handled the heated competition between former Mercedes teammates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg. Lauda, an aviation entrepreneur, also opened up about the deadly crash...

Duration:01:38:59